Two Wildcats’ powerlifters qualified for the state meet at a regional meet at Lindale Saturday. D’Idrec Dugan won the 242 pound weight class to qualify. Ian Blanch finished third in the 242-pound weight class but will go to state for lifting the qualifying weight of 1500 pounds.
Three other Wildcats scored points. Alex Rodriguez finished third in the 123-pound weight class. Joe’ell Morales was third in the 132-pound weight class. Wildcats Powerlifting Coach Casey Jeter said Morales missed out on making the state meet by 5 pounds. Vincent Morales was fourth in the 181-pound weight class.
The Wildcats finished fifth as a team at the regional meet. Dugan and Blanch will compete at the state powerlifting meet in Abilene on March 24.